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. so it does raise the question, this has been a miserable failure so what do we do? maybe just de-criminalize marijuana or some other stuff so we can use those resources, as you say, to educate people. kids going after drugs, it's been going on for decades. they're using stronger drugs, getting more damaged. what about kids who are using pills from their parents' prescription cabinets? that's an equally large epidemic. we're not spending enough time getting at the root of the problem, the breakdown of the family, the breakdown of society. all these things out there. >> something that you're missing, what is it? it would free up the police to use these resources to go after violent crime. the amount of money we're putting into it. >> they're spending a lot of time arresting people for petty drugs and also filling up prison space. >> eleanor. >> one of the reasons you're finding drugs in suburbs is because it it's harder to get oxycontin, and twhrafs other one? we were talking about. the prescription drugs. >> vicodin. >> it's even hard to get -- >> what's wrong with vicodin? >> it'
people were miserably poor and died before age 40 and only recently things have changes. did you a chart this is life span. this is wealth. for most of histstory, pele have been down here, only recently, the united states and some other countries are here, but many people are still, we have it here, stuck. >>guest: this is 180, -- 1800 everyone was sick and poor and they started to move. this is a representation of what you should look at on the web page and some -- this is britain. this is when britain was richer but the united states decided to catch up. and now this is australia and new zealand. now at turn of the century, united states is pushing forward with technology and the market economy and they have a lot of good public health things being done and the rest of the world that is dominateing india and china, but in the 60's they missed. the market economies are good and they grow their economies and they are catching up. today when we land, 2010, these are the countries that borrow money to the richest when they have their problems. >> in my mind this raises two questions, or tw
of snow. new york city through southern connecticut, cold, damp, and at times, miserable rainfall. and the thunderstorms will roll across parts of the south today, as they had v last night. 44 degrees in chicago. a chilly, raw 46 degrees in new york city. and, john, up in connecticut, a few degrees cooler in that, as you're enduring right now. back up to you. >> thanks, rob. as you mentioned, it is a gray, rainy day here in newtown, connecticut. fitting. funerals will be held today for two of the children killed in the sandy hook school shooting. last night, president obama attended an interfaith memorial service, in his role as comforter in chief, as the community tries to move on in tragedy. >> we ask god to grant those lost a special place in paradise. and we ask the families to be able to endure the undurable. it is in these times of loss that we seek the comfort of our creator. and that faith reveals mothers, fathers, brothers and sisters, sons and daughters. >> we will go on. we will find strength. faith is a gift, as is our ability to support one another in our greater comm
cliff deal done. with plan b failing pretty miserably, a lot of traders can't see a scenario where this can get done. you can bet they're going to see what the president is going to say because that is a major market lower. look at oil, this morning we are above 90. yesterday looks like we are on our way, demand should be getting better and economy getting better and throw everything out of the garbage, we are down $1.56. what adds to the negative momentum is reports from the petroleum institute, the month of november, u.s. petroleum use was at a 17 year low. that is minuscule to what we were doing during the years a few years ago. futures are down today rallying quite a bit. u.s. gasoline use is up until this year at the lowest level since 2001. that is a pretty incredible number. oil production in the u.s. is at the highest level since 1995 so we have more production. less demand, and that is weighing on prices. we are a futures markets. we have been rallying, and if we go off of the cliff very bearish. cheryl: thank you so much. john boehner gaining plan b from the house floor d
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. >> usually ends up in a 12-step program. >>> universal "les miserables" was the top movie. that's good. >> i thought you were going. >>> will see that one of these day, a movie that opens on christmas day, stars hugh jackm jackman, anne hathaway, and russell crowe, took in $17 million in ticket sales above industry projections and the second best christmas day opening ever. apparently only sherlock holmes that came out on christmas three years ago and quentin tarantino's django got a lot of pre-opening controversy. i like quentin tarantino, a lot of controversial issues. >> the s&p index is down after its loss in 2008. money invested in commodity funds is up 86%. lang joins us with more on what we're calling the great commodity correction. >> we can call that. despite the index is looking to be down next year, we saw a lot of strong performers. soybean, wheat, saw staggering gains. 38 and 22% respectively. the ag group has seen strength. and lumber, the top performer with a gain near 50%, rising as a struggling u.s. housing market is showing signs of recovery and also supplies needed for hur
to pursue my dreams. his father, however, was a miserable human being and i grew up in a house always hearing my father talk about how much he hated his own father. so a lot of times that shaped -- i knew him, he died when i was 6 so it was those types of hearing those conversations that sort of informed how some of these children feel about their dad in this film. >> you're married to a supermodel. why is she not in ul aof your fil all of your films? >> on our first date, she said i've gotten offers to act and i have no interest so if you ever want a second date, don't ask. >> she runs an organization for women who are pregnant, does her own great thing. nice to have you and looking forward to seeing the film, looking forward to downloading and watching the film, i don't go out of the kids. >>> the silence deafening on capitol hill, rahm emmanuel will join us to talk about the prospects of a fiscal cliff deal straight ahead. >>> and then he was in great health when suddenly he had a mini stroke, at just 27, frankie muniz tells us what happened to him. ♪ ♪ ♪ [ male announcer ] e
% of the american people agree with president obama's tax plan, and republicans lost miserably in the election. now is the time to come to a compromise, but boehner is holding out for -- for his own -- his own survival. >> stephanie: so if you had to guess today, representative would you say we are going over the cliff? >> i don't want people to think as of december 31st we going to fall into the ocean and the world will come to an end. we could just let this expire of course people don't pay their taxes right on january 2nd. in reality if we come back on january 3rd and reinstate the middle class tax cuts then the american people don't have to suffer like they would -- >> stephanie: right. i agree with you. that's what i keep saying. i don't know why we're even talking about accepting a lower tax rate on the wealthy or any of that, and i know a lot of progressive lawmakers are saying don't go there, don't go there with medicare or social security, right? >> exactly. raising the medicare age doesn't give us any savings. we can improve our safety net programs. in fact really the
of the fiscal cliff threat and hurricane sandy. >>> box office gold for les miserables. it blew away all expectations. raking in $18 million on opening day. strong number one. and number two, jangle on chains, starring jamie fox and leonardo decap icaprio. and then the hob bot, parental guidance and jack reacher. >>> in the next half hour, we'll preview some of the top picks with christopher john farley of speak easy. "the wall street journal's" culture website. we'll look ahead to the movies. >>> ahead on "starting point," we showed you the winter weather in some parts of the country. the other danger? tornadoes. a man rolling the camera as he started to steer his family away from a twister, that's next. ♪ aww man. [ male announcer ] returns are easy with free pickup from the u.s. postal service. we'll even drop off boxes if you need them. visit usps.com pay, print, and have it picked up for free. any time of year. ♪ nice sweater. thank you. ♪ welcome to chevy's year-end event. so, the 5.3-liter v8 silverado can tow up to 9,600 pounds? 315 horsepower. what's that in reindeer-power
. >> be safe. megyn: ♪ . ♪ . megyn: that was a clip from the brand new movie musical, les miserables. one of several films to draw big crowds when they open christmas eve. dennis kneale has the story. hey, dennis. >> hello. here is the big surprise. the film version of the long running broadway musical is breaking records already. les mis could be breaking records. the sales at fandango website are smashing all-time records for any film opening christmas. box-office.com says the film could reap 26 million bucks in the u.s. on the opening and over $136 million in its full u.s. run. for a musical. who would have thunk it. even more surprising, lay ms. , building this buzz in the fate of a real action films. you have the tom cruise shoot emup, ""jack reacher".". quentin tarantino's violent anti-slavery epic, "django unchained." and "zero dark thirty". and then there is les-mis run on broadway 27 years and based on a novel written in 1862. it has extra factors. it has been a hit on broadway, 27 years. has a built-in franchise audience. has star you had studded cast. hue, wolverine jackson and
, you know, the black people were miserable, the whites were kind of cruel and indifferent. and that's actually not true at all. in washington, um, in washington -- washington had about 30,000 people then as a city, 12,000 of them were black. the majority of the black people in washington actually in 1830 were free, were not slaves out of the 12,000 black people, slightly more than half were free. >> what led to washington, d.c.'s first race riots in 1835, and what part did francis scott key play? jefferson morley recounts this almost forgotten chapter in american history in "snowstorm in august," monday night at 10 eastern part of c-span2's booktv. >> washington post correspondent and author rajiv command chandr. his newest book "the little america." mr. chandrasekaran, when you talk about little america, what are you talking about? >> guest: i'm talking about this remarkable community that the americans built in the deserts of southern afghanistan not in the last couple years, but six decades ago. back when, unknown to most of our countrymen, there were dozens and dozens of america
be the lure, but he was miserable when he was at miami. in his second year with the dolphins, he was looking for opportunities back at the college game. i think it would take a lot to get him back to the nfl. when you look at all the teams that will need coaches -- >> but why go? >> well, money. a lot of money. a whole lot of money. >> in the words of dire straits, he's got a daytime job. he's doing all right. but again, seriously. you've got the chance to be the very best in the 120-year history of college football, why do you risk that losing again? again, if he does it, god bless him. he's given us enough. >> i tend to think he'll stay, but you put enough money in front of him, who knows what's going to happen. >> very quickly, houston/new england, who wins tonight? >> probably the patriots, but the texans are looking really good. if they get home, playoff teams will be tough to beat. >> thanks so much. >>> david ignatius joins us for his must-read op-ed. >> willie, he had a remarkable must-read op-ed on friday about egypt and everything that's happened since then. i'd like one of those d
." >> brian: let's talk about "les miserables." am i going to be pleased with this? >> yeah. here is the deal, they did a thing called live singing with this movie. it's very rare in musicals because most musicals, they record the music three or four months prior to going on set. so when the actors get there, they have to mime the lyrics. this time they sing live into the camera. the emotion is happening right there. and what at this was sat down with hugh jackman recently. here is us, we live sing our interview. here is hugh jackman and myself. >> tell me the positives and negatives of singing live ♪ ♪ the negatives are if you don't have a score ♪ ♪ like during this interview ♪ we are pretty much singing the same notes all the time ♪ >> steve: awesome. >> gretchen: very cute. >> we were totally singing. they do live sing. it's the most beloved musical of all time. it's been seen by over 60 million people and opens christmas day. >> gretchen: christmas day also opens "parental guidance." it's a family movie. i have a 7 and 9-year-old, can i bring them to this movie? >> here is the
? that beast has been making our lives miserable for a month. now get lassie out of the way. look let's wait for joe smith. i told ruth to call him and send him up here. look we're not gonna wait around for joe smith to show up. we've wasted enough time already. come on. give me 5 more minutes. timmy go back to the trail and wait for joe and send him up here. okay dad. ♪ ♪ mr. smith! mr. smith! ♪ hi timmy. follow me and i'll show you where they are. okay. ♪ understand you got that dog? take a look for yourself. ♪ gonna be a job getting him out of there. getting him out? we're gonna shoot him right where he is. nobody's gonna shot that dog until we're sure we can't save him. what's the matter with you joe smith, huh? that's the mut that's been making you look like an amateur. and now you're talking about getting him out? down there is a trapped and helpless dog. you guys like to kick something around when it's down? you intend to make an effort to get that mongrel out of that hole? why? because he's alive, because it's my job, because i don't think you guys are as cruel as you led o
' life will be so miserable, their life will be so unbearable as americans wake up to these bigger withholdings that they'll just want to get done with it. do you agree? >> i give charlie some credit. i don't think he is a former congressman here. he is still here during the lame duck session. let's be politically honest with each other. face it. the real key if you go over the cliff is who gets blamed. if the president gets blamed you'll see him starting to compromise a lot more. if the republicans get blamed you'll see them want to move some more. that is the unfortunate reality of it if we do go over the cliff. >> congressman mulvany of south carolina thanks so much for your time. we'll see you soon. >> thanks, guys. >> meantime, facebook trading sharply lower on the day of its fourth lockup expiration. when we come back we'll talk to the author of the facebook era about how the company and social networking are changing the face of business. but first rick santelli is working on something for a little later on. rick? >> yeah. a little later on. bottom of the hour we'll be talki
all was miserable. i do not make a million dollars. they could at least let us keep our tax break, but now they have cut us out of that. they have taken 95% out of the equation. that really picked me off. i am really dissatisfied with the gop party right now. >> don in westport massachusetts -- westport, mass.. independent caller. >> john. we have been watching all this go on. it is benghazi, the president tried to push these things through. i'm sorry. i was a democrat but i changed but i can no longer be a democrat because i cannot understand what they're trying to do. we have $16 trillion in deficits. we cannot fix anything and we are not going to do any spending cuts. so we are going to add more to the deficit but all you are going to do is tax millionaires. that is fine, but those are the people that create the jobs for the middle class. i depend on these people that have the money to pay me. >> what do you do for a living? caller: i am a construction worker. >> democrat caller from louisiana. nina. i just wanted to say, if you listen to the callers, of how disgusted we are wi
it was a miserable experience. >> it was terrible. i thought i was dying. >> they were very good at taking care of us and took care of all of our needs. they came in and sanitized the rooms three times a day while he we were ill. >> alisyn: it sounds terrible and all the sick passengers since recovered. yesterday we showed you the video of an ups man caught on camera stealing christmas presents and now new video in one neighborhood in seattle, washington. you can see one subject walks right out of his car, picks up a package from the front porch and bolts. surveillance cameras caught this woman strolling right up to a well-lit porch and stealing this box. police are still looking for both of them. >> clayton: you know what i'm struck by, how many people are using web cams on front porches. >> alisyn: and when you haven't done your christmas shopping in time, this is not the answer, people. >> kelly: and they're stealing in the day as well. during the daylight hours. >> clayton: it's expected everyone is at work and boxes piling up while you're at work. >> kelly: exactly. >> clayton: our booth wants
entrenched, the black people were miserable, the whites were cruel and indifferent. that is etched -- actually not true at all. washington had about 30,000 people. 12,000 were black. the majority of the black people in washington in 1830 were free. >> what led to the washington, d.c., first race riots? "snowstorm in august" sunday night on c-span2's booktv. "washington journal" continues. host: on fridays, we look at america by the numbers, and we want to look at hunter in america with caroline ratcliffe, and -- hundred in america, with caroline ratcliffe and alisha coleman- jensen. as you look through these figures, what surprised you the most? guest: thank you for having me. just to talk of all our main findings, our latest statistics aren't based on 2011 and the annual food security survey conducted in december, 2011, and we found that 14.9% of households were food insecure, lacking consistent access to adequate food. we found the rate has hovered around 14%-to-15% since 2008. it was at 11% in 2007. host: let me go to some headlines. the 15% of these households have trouble putt
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